Scientist Ron Davis laid the groundwork for the Human Genome Project, and now he is assembling a team of accomplished researchers to identify the molecular basis of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome, which is slowly crippling Davis' 35-year-old son. ME/CFS affects about 1% of the US population and is poorly understood, and research on the condition has long lacked funding despite a recent boost by the NIH.
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